Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de enGen Laboratory Automation System

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Analyzer, chemistry (photometric, discrete), for clinical use - Product Code JJE
  • Causa
    Ortho confirmed that it is possible for the mis-association of sample identification and assay results due to an error with thermo fishers centrifuge module. it is possible for mis-associated assay results to be reported from the laboratory prior to the identification of the cross check error on the engen laboratory automation system. assay results associated with the wrong patient and reported out of the laboratory could lead to inappropriate intervention with the potential for serious injury to the patient.
  • Acción
    The firm, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, sent an "URGENT PRODUCT CORRECTION NOTIFICATION" Letter (Ref. CL2016-183, dated 9/7/2016) was sent via FedEx overnight courier and/ or ORTHO PLUS e-Communications and/ or US Postal Service Priority Mail (for PO Boxes only) to all enGen customers with centrifuge modules to inform them of the issue and advise them to check samples associated with cross check errors as instructed in the operator manual, and perform the preventative maintenance and cleaning procedures for that centrifuge module as provided in the maintenance manual and user guide. The customers were also instructed to Complete and return the Confirmation of Receipt form by 16 September 2016 via Fax: 1.888.557.3759 or 1.585.453.4110 or email:RA-OCDUS-CONFIRMAD@ORTHOCLINICALDIAGNOSTICS.COM. For questions regarding this notification, please call the Ortho Care Solutions Center any time at 1-800-421-3311. Foreign affiliates were informed by e-mail on 9/7/2016 of the issue and instructed to notify their consignees of the issue and appropriate actions to take.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software Versions 3.6.1 and below; Affected US Serial Numbers: 5GV6W2J,GBX395J, J2QKG25J, 2Z3YV1J, 3RHC23J, 4HX7S4J, 54FC01J, 5J4B45J, 736BM4J, 7KSC15J, J86PWC5J, 953209, 953221, 953266, 953270, B3ZHP2J, CXL941J, JFBX395J, FCM073J, FXCBG3J, JG7BFB5J, GWXQ52J, HJ5K84J, HPKG25J -- Affected Foreign Serial Numbers: DWXO52J, GWJZY4J, J16XQH4J, BGV6W2J, 17QP94J, 4SHPF4J, 1K5K84J, 37QP34J, H5PWC5J, J2V6LW4J, F6MXR3J, JT6LW4J, N0551107, F1150698, 46XQH4J, 2S5OP0J, CRKM82, J41BCY4J, J56T205J, BGV6W2J, 7YCF43J, 96XQHAJ, C1JNZ5J, C3JTP4J, D3JTP4J, 86T205J, 18BFB5J, 96PWC5J, 1LSSF5J, 4drj44j, 8W7WG3J, J953222, J953244, JCT20Q3J, HWJZY4J, 38769917923.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution-(Nationwide) and foreign distribution to the following countries: Belgium, Bermuda, Canada, Chile, Denmark, France, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Portugal, Sweden, Taiwan and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    enGen Laboratory Automation System (Product Code ENGEN) configured with Thermo Scientific Centrifuge Module and TCAutomation Software Version 3.6.1 and Below; IVD. --- Thermo Scientific Centrifuge Module has Product Code || 952040-EG 6844097. || The VITROS 5,1 FS Chemistry System with enGen Laboratory Automation System is intended for use in the in vitro quantitative measurement of a variety of analytes of clinical interest, using both VITROS Chemistry Products Slides (colorimetric endpoint, rate, ion-selective electrode, and immunorate methods) and VITROS Chemistry Products MicroTip liquid reagents (spectrophotometric and spectrophotometric immunoassay methods).
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, 100 Indigo Creek Dr, Rochester NY 14626-5101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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